African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Penny at Omahas Henry Doorly Zoo

dead elephant ☨ ♀ Penny  dead elephant


SSP nr17


Species:African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 47 years old
Born:* 1954 wild
Birth place:
Capture: 1956
Dead: 2001-09-18
Death reason: disease: infection associated; mechanical abnormality
Locations - owners
Present / last location:Omahas Henry Doorly Zoo, in United States

Date of arrival

1981-01-24Omahas Henry Doorly Zoo
from Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

1956-06-22Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
from Firma Ruhe

Record history
History of updates2011-03-15: Previous locations, Death, SSP RE

Latest document update2020-10-18 06:25:24
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† Penny is a dead Female ♀ African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana), , who died 2001-09-18 at Omahas Henry Doorly Zoo, in United States, . Official death reason described as infection associated; mechanical abnormality.


Penny was born wild 1954, captured 1956 .

Reference list


Koehl, Dan, (2021). Penny, African savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) located at Omahas Henry Doorly Zoo in United States. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 27 September 2021 at (archived at the Wayback machine)

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